Events noted in 1735

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1735

Died: Adam, James a French translator of some note

Born: Adams, John late president of the United States of America

Died: Aguesseau, Henry Francis D' a French statesman of great worth and talents

“Le Songe d'AlcU biade,” Albert, Louis Joseph D' grandson of the constable de Luynes

“Tempe Helvetica,” Altmann, John George a Swiss historian and divine

“Remarques de chemie touchant la preparation de certains remedes,” Andry, Nicholas surnamed Bois-Regard

“Proposition d'une mesure de la terre dont il resulte une diminution considerable vers sa circonference sur les paralleles,” Anville, John-Baptiste Bourignon D' first geographer to the king of France (?–1782)

“Additiones et correctiones bibliothecsE Benedicto-Casinensis,” Armellini, Mariano a Benedictine monk

“Thesaurus Dissert, selectissimarum.” Arntzenius, Otho brother of the preceding

“Memoires” Arvieux, Laurence D' a French eastern scholar and traveller

“Lettres critiques de Hadji-Mehemet-Effendi,” Arvieux, Laurence D' a French eastern scholar and traveller

Died: Audran, John the third son of Germain Audran

Died: Baier, John James a celebrated physician

Born: Banks, Thomas an eminent English sculptor

“Disputa-io de nonnullis ad poema pertinentibus,” Baumgarten, Alexander Theophilus a philosopher of the German school

Born: Beattie, James LL. D. an eminent philosopher

“Recherches sur les Theatres de France,” Beauchamps, Pierre François Godard De a French miscellaneous writer

Born: Beccaria, Bonesana Mauquis Cæsar a political writer of considerable note

“Notitia Hungariee novae historico-geographica,” Bel, Matthias born at Otsova in Hungary

“Architecture Hydraulique,” Belidor, Bernard Forest De a member of the academies of sciences of Paris and Berlin

Born: Bergman, Sir Torbern a celebrated chemist and natural philosopher

“A Defence of Freethinking in Mathematics,” Berkeley, George an eminent and learned prelate

“La Cantica de Cantici di Salomone tradotta in versi Toscani con annotazioni,” Bianchini, Joseph Maria an Italian scholar of the last century

Born: Bierkander, Claude an able naturalist

“Theatre de Piemont e de la Savoie,” Blaeu, William an eminent printer

“The Life of the Emperor Julian,” Bleterie, John Philip Rene De La was born at Rennes

“De Lue Venerea;” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Died: Boileau, John James canon of the church of St

“Voyage Merveilleux du prince FanFeredin dans la Romancie, &c.” Bougeant, William Hyacinth a French historian and miscellaneous writer

Born: Boys, William esq. F. A. and L. S. S. was born at Deal in Kent

“An answer to the plain account of the Sacrament,” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer

Born: Brown, John author of what has been called the Brunonian system in medicine

Died: Browne, Peter a native of Ireland

“Hales’s Vegetable Statics,” Buffon, George Louis Le Clerc, Count Of the most eminent French naturalist of the eighteenth century

“The Literary Magazine,” Chambers, Ephraim author of the scientific dictionary which goes under his name

“Reply to Mr. Gibbon’s Vindication,” Chelsum, James a learned divine of the church of England

Died: Chetwood, Knightly was born in 1652

Born: Colardeau, Charles Peter a French poet

Died: Cordara, Junus Caesar a learned Italian Jesuit

“Scripture Politics,” Croxall, Dr. Samuel was the son of Samuel Croxall

“M use’s Looking-glass.” Dodsley, Robert an English poet and miscellaneous writer

“Remarks on a late pompous work,” Douglas, James an eminent physician

Died: Duchat, Jacob Le a French editor

Died: Duncan, Daniel an eminent physician

Died: Eccles, John was the son of the preceding

Born: Farmer, Richard a learned critic and distinguished scholar

Born: Feller, Francis Xavier De an ex-jesuit

Died: Fortiguerra, Nicolas a learned Italian prelate and poet

Died: Glanvil, John a grandson of the preceding

“Plurality of Worlds.” Glanvil, John a grandson of the preceding

“Supplement” Goujet, Claude Peter a canon of St

“Observations sur les ecrits modernes.” Granet, Francis deacon of the church of Aix

Died: Gua, John Paul De a learned French abbé

“Essay on Satire,” Harte, Walter an English poet and divine

Died: Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

Died: Higgons, Bevil younger son of sir Thomas

Died: Hollis, Thomas esq. of Corscombe in Dorsetshire; a gentleman whose “Memoirs.” have been printed in two splendid volumes (17201774)

Died: Hottinger, John-Henry a very learned writer

“The Theatre,” Hughes, John an English poet

Died: Hugo, Charles Louis a voluminous author in Latin and French

“Conspectus Physiologic,” Juncker, Gottlob John a learned physician

Born: King, Edward a learned and philosophical antiquary

Born: Lightfoot, Jofln a distinguished botanist* was born at Newent

“Medical Practice in curing Fevers,” Lobb, Theophilus a physician of considerable reputation

“A new, complete, and universal system or body of Decimal Arithmetic,” Martin, Benjamin an eminent optician

“The young student’s Memorial Book, or Patent Library,” Martin, Benjamin an eminent optician

“A Description of Egypt, from the Memoirs of M. Maillet,” Mascrier, John Baptist De a French abbé

Born: Meyer, Jeremiah an excellent miniature painter

Born: Millar, John professor of law in the university of Glasgow

Died: Moore, John a medical and miscellaneous writer

“Translation of the Notes in the Second Part of the Othman History, by Prince Cantemir,” Morant, Philip a learned and indefatigable antiquary and biographer

Died: Mordaunt, Charles earl of Peterborough

“The Life of Dr. Edward Littleton,” Morell, Thomas an able classical scholar and editor

“Imperius injuria vapulans.” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (?–1725)

Born: Oberlin, Jeremiah James an eminent classical scholar

“Maniere de Penser,” Orsi, John Joseph an Italian grammarian and poet

“De artificio linguarum,” Pluche, Antony a French writer

“Collections of Harangues,” Porée, Charles a zealous and learned Jesuit

“A translation of Dryden’s play, All for Love,” Prevot D' Exiles, Antony Francis was born at Hesdin (16971763)

Born: Raikes, Robert a printer at Gloucester

Born: Ramsden, Jesse an excellent optician and mechanist

“The Analyst;” Robins, Benjamin an English mathematician of great genius and eminence (?–1751)

Died: Robinson, Anastasia an accomplished musical performer

Born: Robinson, Robert a dissenting divine

“Paradise Lost,” Rolli, Paul Antonio a learned Italian

Born: Sabbathier, Francis a learned French writer

Born: Sacchini, Anthony-Maria-Gaspar a very distinguished musician in the last century

“Ladies Diaries,” Simpson, Thomas professor of mathematics in the king’s academy at Woolwich

“Conic Sections,” Simson, Robert an eminent mathematician

Died: Stewart, Matthew an eminent mathematician

Died: Thompson, William a scholar and poet of considerable merit

“A Vindication of the gospel of St. Matthew,” Twells, Leonard a learned English divine

Born: Vandermonde a learned member of the French Institute

Died: Van Effen, Justus a man of letters

Born: Walker, George an able mathematician

Died: Wesley, Samuel an English divine

Born: Whitaker, John a learned English divine

Born: Woollett, William one of the most eminent of modern engravers in England

1736

Born: Alexander, John a young writer of very promising talents

Born: Alstroemer, Claude son of the preceding

Born: Amner, Richard a dissenting divine

Born: Anfossi, Pascal an eminent Italian musician

“Mesure conjecturale de la terre sur l‘equateur, en consequence de l’etendue de la mer du Sud,” Anville, John-Baptiste Bourignon D' first geographer to the king of France (?–1782)

“Grazioli, De antiquis Mediolani aedificiis,” Argellati, Philip an Italian printer

“De Morbis Veuereis, libri’sex,” Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684

Born: Aubry, John Baptist a French Benedictine of the congregation of St

“Dictionarium domesticum, or a household dictionary,” Bailey, Nathan the author of a well-known dictionary of the English language

Born: Bailly, John Sylvanus an eminent French astronomer

Died: Bate, Julius an English divine of the Hutchinsonian principles

“Saturnales Francoises,” Baume, James Francis De La canon of the collegiate church of St

Died: Behrens, Conrad Bertold a German physician of note

“Programma de pia matre,” Bergen, Charles Augustus De a German anatomist and botanist

“Querist;” Berkeley, George an eminent and learned prelate

Died: Bernardi, John usually called major Bernardi

Died: Bertin, Nicholas painter

Died: Boehmer, Justin Henning a very celebrated German lawyer

“Sur la maniere de traiter la Petite Verole,” Bouillet, John a French medical writer

“Recueil des lettres, et autres pieces pour servir a I'histoire de Pacademie de Beziers,” Bouillet, John a French medical writer

“A preface to a translation, by Mrs. Thompson, of the history of the memorable and extraordinary calamities of Margaret of Anjou, queen of England, &c. by the chevalier Michael Baudier,” Carte, Thomas a very learned English historian

Died: Clerc, John Le brother to the preceding

“O ratio de Usu Artis Anatomicse, Florent.” Cocchi, Anthony of Florence

“History of the Council of Trent,” Courayer, Peter Francis a learned divine of the church of Rome

“Dissertation sur la Pierre des reins et de la vessie,” Desault, Peter a French physician

Born: Egerton, Francis third duke of Bridgewater

“History of the Pleas of the Crown,” Emlyn, Thomas a learned English divine

Died: Eugene, Francis prince of Savoy

Died: Fahrenheit, Gabriel Daniel the celebrated improver of the thermometer

Born: Falconer, Thomas an English gentleman of extraordinary talents and attainments

“Le Maschere Sceniche e figure Comiche de' antichi Romani,” Ficoroni, Francis a famous Roman medallist

Died: Fontanini, Juste a learned archbishop of Ancyra

Born: Fordyce, George another eminent physician

“Le fidele fortifie par la grace,” Formey, John Henry Samuel a Prussian writer of various talents

Born: Forskal, Peter a learned Swedish naturalist

Died: Fouillou, James a celebrated licentiate of the Sorbonne

Born: Fowler, Thomas an English

Died: Freind, Robert eldest brother of the preceding

Died: Gibert, John Peter LL. D. and D. D. a learned canonist of the same family as the preceding

“Institutions Ecclesiastiques et Beneficiales.” Gibert, John Peter LL. D. and D. D. a learned canonist of the same family as the preceding

“Deliciae eruditorum,” Glycas, Michael was one of the Byzantine historians

“The German Poets, published by John Joachim, a Suabian,” Gottsched, John Christopher a German poet

Died: Guay-Trouin, Rene Du a French naval officer

Died: Hamilton, George earl of Orkney

“A History of Asia, Africa, and Europe, from the end of the fabulous ages,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

“Sylloge scriptorum de pronunciations Grascae Linguae,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

Born: Hawes, William an English physician

Died: Hawksmoor, Nicholas an architect of considerable note

“A Vindication of the History of the Septuagint,” Hayes, Charles esq. a very singular person

“Julius Caesar,” Heusinger, John Michael a celebrated Saxon divine and scholar

“An Illustration of Mr. Daniel Neale’s History of the Puritans, in the article of Peter Smart, M. A. from original papers, with remarks.” Hunter, Christopher an eminent physician and antiquary of Durham

Born: Jebb, John son of Dr (?–1786)

Born: Jephson, Robert the author of some dramas and poems of considerable merit

Born: Julien, Simon another able French artist

“Conspectus Pathologiac,” Juncker, Gottlob John a learned physician

Born: Lagrange, Joseph Louis a very eminent mathematician and philosopher

“Deliciae eruditorum, seu veterum anecdoton opusculorum collectanea,” Lami, John an Italian ecclesiastic

Died: Lethieullier, Smart, Esq. gentleman-commoner of Trinity college

Born: Levesque, Peter Charles a learned French writer

Born: Linguet, Simon Nicholas Henry a French advocate and political writer

“Flora Lapponica.” Linnæus, Charles afterwards Von Linne'

“La Religione di Gentili tiel morire,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer

“Description and use of both the Globes, the Armillary Sphere and Orrery,” Martin, Benjamin an eminent optician

“Gallus glorias J. Christi, Spiritusque Sancti obtrectator, publicae contemtioni expositus,” Mosheim, John Lawrence an illustrious German divine (16951755)

“An Impartial Examination of the second volume of Mr. Daniel Neal’s History of the Puritans. In which the reflections of that author, upon king James I. and king Charles I. are proved to be groundless; his misrepresentations of the conduct of the prelates of those times, fully detected; and his numerous mistakes in history, and unfair way of quoting his authorities, exposed to public view,” Neal, Daniel an eminent dissenting divine

“A complete Catalogue of all the Discourses written both for and against Popery, in the time of King James the Second; containing in the whole an account of four hundred and fifty-seven Books and Pamphlets, a great number of them not mentioned in the three former Catalogues; with references after each title, for the more speedy finding a further Account of the said Discourses and their Authors in sundry Writers, and an Alphabetical List of the Writers on each side.” Peck, Francis a learned antiquary

“L'Art de Guerir par la Saigne*e,” Quesnay, Francis a celebrated French physician

“History of the World,” Ralegh, Sir Walter or'Rawlegh

Born: Rome De L'Isle, John Baptist Louis a distinguished French mineralogist

Born: Runciman, Alexander a Scotch painter

Died: Sale, George a learned Englishman

Died: Seba, Albert an apothecary of Amsterdam

“On Scurvy,” Shaw, Peter a physician of the last century

Born: Solander, Daniel Charles a celebrated naturalist

Born: Steevens, Geokge a celebrated commentator on the works of Shakspeare

Born: Stockdale, Percival a miscellaneous writer of some learning

“Survey of the Cathedral Church of Worcester,” Thomas, William born in 1670

Died: Thuillier, Vincent a Benedictine of the congregation de St.Maur

Born: Tooke, John Horne a man of very considerable literary abilities

“Letter about the Quakers Tithe Bill,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Dissertauo de differentiis quibusdam inter hominem natum et nascendum intercedentibus,” Trew, Christopher James an eminent naturalist

Born: Vauvilliers, John Francis a French writer of considerable talents

“De praestantia Grsecarum literarum,” Vauvilliers, John Francis a French writer of considerable talents

“Concilia Magnse Britanniæ,” Wilkins, David a learned divine and editor (?–1745)

Died: Yalden, Thomas a divine and poet

1737

“Histoire de la ville de Montpellier, depuis son origine,” Aigrefeuille, Charles D' a French antiquary

Born: Alberti Di Villanova, Francis D' author of the best French and Italian

Died: Alkemade, Cornelius Van a learned Dutch antiquary

Born: Andrews, James Pettit a miscellaneous writer of considerable learning and talents

Died: Anselme, Antony a celebrated French preacher (16521737)

“Practica del fora Veneto,” Argellati, Francis son of the preceding

Died: Armellini, Mariano a Benedictine monk

“Pro Latina eruditorum lingua,” Arntzenius, Otho brother of the preceding

“Memoires pour servir a l'Histoire naturelle cle Languedoc,” Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684

“Relazione dell' Aurora Boreale, veduta in Roma,” Baldini, John Francis a learned Italian antiquary and philosopher

“Defense des propheties de la religion Chretienne,” Baltus, John Francis a learned French Jesuit

“Clavis diplomatica, specimina veterum scripturarum tradens, &c.” Baring, Daniel Eberhard was born in 1690 in Hildesheim

Died: Beach, Thomas an English writer

“Historical Account of Thomas Sutton, esq. and of his Foundation in the Charter-house,” Bearcroft, Philip master of the Charterhouse

“Lettres d‘Heloise & d’Abailard,” Beauchamps, Pierre François Godard De a French miscellaneous writer

Born: Berg, John Peter a learned divine

“Concorde des livres de la Sagesse, on Morale du St. Esprit,” Besoigne, Jerome a doctor of the Sorbonne

“Fr. Bianchini astronomicæ et geographicæ observationes selectæ ex ejus autographis, &c. cura et studio Eustachii Manfredi,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher

“Professor Greaves’s miscellaneous works,” Birch, Thomas a late valuable historical and biographical writer

“De la distribution des maisons de plaisance,” Blondel, James Francis nephew of the preceding

“Historia Insectorum, sive Biblia Naturae,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Born: Bordeu, Francis brother to Theophilus

“Remarques sur les Tusculanes de Ciceron, avec une dissertation sur Sardanapale, dernier roi d'Asyrie,” Bouhier, John president a mortier of the parliament of Dijon

“The Strollers,” Breval, John Durant De son of Francis Durant de Breval

“De Praxi medica ineunda,” Brownrigg, William an eminent physician

“Memoirs of the Lives and Characters of the family of the Boyles,” Budgell, Eustace esq. a very ingenious but unfortunate writer

Died: Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician

“Thesaurus Zeylanicus, exhibens Plantas in Insula Zeylana nascentes, Iconibus illustratus,” Burman, John father of the preceding

Died: Butler, Joseph a prelate of the most distinguished character and abilities

“Farther reasons, addressed to parliament, for rendering more effectual an act of queen Anne, relating to the vesting in authors the right of copies, for the encouragement of learning, by R. H.” Carte, Thomas a very learned English historian

Born: Chambers, Sir Robert for several years chief justice of the supreme court of judicature in Bengal

“Meditatio sacra in verba S. Pauli, quee beatitudinem in Domino morientium veram ac certam demonstrat,” Cramer, John Rodolphus a learned protestant divine

“Oeuvres diverses,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

“Examen de l‘Essai sur l’homme, poeme de M. Pope,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

Died: Cunningham, Alexander an historian

Born: Dalrymple, Alexander an eminent hydrographer

Died: Desault, Peter a French physician

Died: Dithmar, Justus Christopher professor of the law of nature and nations

“Church History of England,” Dodd, Charles a Roman catholic historian

“Toy-shop.” Dodsley, Robert an English poet and miscellaneous writer

Born: Donaldson, John an artist and author

Born: Eckhel, Joseph Hilary an eminent antiquary and medallist

“Hortus Cliffortianus,” Ehret, George Dionysius an ingenious botanical painter

Died: Estrees, Victor Marie D' born in 1660

“The Muses Library,” Fairfax, Edward an ingenious poet

“Universae Physiologiae Conspectus,” Fizes, Anthony an eminent physician of Montpellier

“Mercure et Minerve% ou choix de nouvelles, &c.” Formey, John Henry Samuel a Prussian writer of various talents

Born: Forsyth, William an able horticulturist

“Quatuor Tentamina in re numaria vetere,” Froelich, Erasmus a learned medallist

Born: Galvani, Lewis from whose name the appellation of Galvanism was given to a supposed new principle in nature

“Anatomy of a Horse” Garsault, Francis Alexander De was grandson of M. de Garsault

Born: Geddes, Alexander a Roman catholic divine

“History and Practice of Civil Actions in the Common-pleas,” Gilbert, Sir Jeffray knt. lord chief baron of the exchequer

“Truth defended, c.” Gill, John an eminent dissenting divine

“Musaeum Etruscum,” Gorio, Anthony Francis a learned antiquary of Florence

“Exercitationes quatuor medicse,” Gorter, John De a physician

“De l‘etatdes Sciences en France, depuis la mort de Charlemagne jusqu’a cello du roi Robert,” Goujet, Claude Peter a canon of St

Born: Grand, John Baptist Le was born at Amiens

Died: Green, Matthew an ingenious English poet

“The Spleen” Green, Matthew an ingenious English poet

Died: Harte, Walter an English poet and divine

Died: Hecquet, Philip a French physician of singular merit and skill

“Thesaurus Zeylanicus,” Hermann, Paul a celebrated botanist

Died: Hoffmann, Frederick the most eminent physician of his name

“New Danger of Presbytery,” Hooper, Dr. George an eminent English divine

“Miscellanies in Verse and Prose” Hughes, Jabez was the younger brother of Mr

“Treatise of Human Nature;” Hume, David a celebrated philosopher and historian

Died: Hutchinson, John an English autnor

Born: Jenner, Charles a poetical and miscellaneous writer

Died: Johnson, Samuel one of the most eminent and highly-distinguished writers of the eighteenth century

“The Works of the Learned” Jurin, James born in 1684

Died: Imperiali, Joseph Renatus a famous cardinal

Died: Iselin, James Christopher in Latin Iselius

“Siface,” Leonardo, Leo principal organist of the chapel royaj at Naples

“Genera Plantarum,” Linnæus, Charles afterwards Von Linne'

“Dioscorides Secundus.” Linnæus, Charles afterwards Von Linne'

Died: Lovibond, Edward a modern poet whose personal history has been neglected

Died: Lucas, Paul a French traveller

“Leonidas,” Lyttelton, George an elegant English writer

Died: Mautour, Philibert Bernard Moreau De born at Beaune in 1654

“Notizie Historiche e Critiche, intorno alia vita, alle inventione, ed agli Scritti di Archimede Siracusano,” Mazzuchelli, John Maria a nobleman of Brescia

Died: Micheli, Peter Anthony an Italian botanist of great celebrity

“The History of England, by way of Question and Answer,” Morant, Philip a learned and indefatigable antiquary and biographer

Died: Neumann, Caspar an eminent chemist

Died: Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (16431727)

“The British Librarian, exhibiting a compendious Review of all unpublished and valuable books, in all sciences,” Oldys, William a bibliographer of great industry and accuracy

Born: Paine, Thomas a political and infidel writer of great notoriety

“Amcenitates,” Palearius, Aonlus an excellent writer in the sixteenth century

“The Works of the Learned,” Pemberton, Henry a learned physician

“The Beggar’s Opera.” Pepusch, John Christopher one of the greatest theoretic musicians of modern times

Died: Pergolesi, John Baptist one of the most excellent of the Italian composers

Born: Petty, William descendant of the preceding

“Elemens du Pilotages,” Pezenas, Esprit a learned Jesuit

“Universal Passion,” Quin, James a celebrated actor

Born: Revickzky, Count Charles a German statesman

“Opera Medica Universa,” Riviere, La'Zarus an eminent French physicist

“Theatre Francois,” Rotrou, John De a celebrated French poet

“and a cordial love to the exercise of Christian discipline among them, extended not to a few external particulars only, as dress and address, but also to the inordinate pursuit of riches, to lukewarmness, and to profaneness, and all immorality.” Rutty, John a medical observer and writer of very considerable learning

Died: Saurin, Joseph a French mathematician

“Vindiciae secundum libertatem pro Maronis jEneide, cui manum Jo. Harduinus nuper assertor injecerat,” Saxius, Christopher a very learned philologer and literary historian

Died: Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist

Died: Smith, Joseph younger brother of the preceding Dr

“Hydrostatical and Pneumatical Lectures,” Smith, Robert the very learned successor of Bentley as master of Trinity college

“Letters” Solis, Antonio De an ingenious Spanish writer

Died: Strype, John the most valuable contributor to ecclesiastical history and biography that ever appeared in this country

Born: Towers, Joseph a political and miscellaneous writer

“High flown episcopal and priestly claims freely examined, in a dialogue between a country gentleman and a country vicar,” Towgood, Micajah a protestant dissenting divine of considerable eminence

Born: Townley, Charles an accomplished scholar and connoisseur

Died: Tozzetti, John Targioni an eminent botanist

“An Introduction to Psalmody,” Turner, Daniel a dissenting minister of the baptist persuasion

“Answer to the Inquiry into the meaning of the Demoniacks in the New Testament,” Twells, Leonard a learned English divine

Died: Villefore, Joseph Francis Bourgoin De a French biographer

“A Review of the doctrine of the Eucharist, as laid down in scripture and antiquity,” Waterland, Daniel a learned English divine

Born: Watson, Henry a gallant officer and able engineer

Born: Watson, Richard a late eminent and learned prelate

Died: Willymot, William a teacher of considerable note

Born: Wintle, Thomas a learned divine

Born: Zouch, Thomas a learned divine

1738

Born: Abbt, Thomas a German writer of high character

“Historia Monarchiarum orbis antiqui,” Abel, Gaspar a native of Halberstadt

Born: Abercromby, Sir Ralph a British officer of great bravery and talents

“La Medicine et la Chirurgie des pauvres,” Alexander, Nicholas a Benedictine of the congregation of St

Born: Almon, John a bookseller

“Cleon a Eudoxe, touchant la pre-eminence de la Medicine sur la Chirurgie.” Andry, Nicholas surnamed Bois-Regard

“Petri Artedi, Sueci medici, Ichthyologia, sive opera omnia de Piscibus,” Artedi, Peter a Swedish physician and naturalist

“Lettera scritta ad un suo amico, in prova che San Filippo d'Argira fu mandate dal principe degli apostoli San Pietro,” Attardi, Bonaventure an Augustin monk

“Lezioni soprala Passione di nostro Signer,” Averani, Joseph was born at Florence the 19th of March 1662

Born: Baldinger, Ernest Gottfried an eminent German physician

Born: Battishill, Jonathan an English musician and composer

“Historia regni Graecorum Bactriani,” Bayer, Theophilus Siegfrid grandson of the preceding

Died: Bel, John James counsellor of the parliament of Bourdeaux

“Dictionnaire portatif de l'ingenieur,” Belidor, Bernard Forest De a member of the academies of sciences of Paris and Berlin

Born: Bentinck, William Henry Cavendish third duke of Portland

Born: Benzel De Sternau, Anselm Francis De a privy counsellor of the electorate of Meritz

“Programma de nervis quibusdam cranii ad novem paria hactenus non relatis,” Bergen, Charles Augustus De a German anatomist and botanist

“Electa disceptationum forensium,” Berger, John Henry De a learned lawyer

“Hydrodyriamica,” Bernoulli, Daniel a celebrated physician and philosopher

“Arcana sacra bibliothecaram Dresdensium,” Beyer, Augustus a German Protestant minister

“Del palazzo de' Cesari, opera postuma,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher

“Perspiratio dicta Hippocrati, per universum corpus anatomice illustrata,” Boerhaave, Abraham Kaan professor of medicine in the university of Petersburg

Born: Buchan, Elspeth the foundress of a set of modern fanatics

Died: Burman, Francis one of the sons of the preceding

Died: Carmichael, Gekhhom, M. A. was born at Glasgow in 1682

“Method of Study, or a useful library,” Carte, Thomas a very learned English historian

Born: Cerutti, Joseph Anthony Joachim a French poet and miscellaneous writer

“Bibliotheque Historique,” Chais, Charles an eminent protestant divine

Born: Chandler, Richard an eminent scholar and antiquary

“Histoire et description gene*rale du Japon,” Charlevoix, Peter Francis Xavier De a learned and industrious French Jesuit

“Essay,” Clarke, Dr. Alured an English divine

Born: Cochran, William a Scotch artist

Born: Cornwallis, Charles, First Marquis

Died: Cramer, John Andrew of another family

“Commentaire sur la traduction en vers de M. l‘abbé du Resnel, de l’essai de M. Pope,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

“An Examination of Mr. Pope’s Essay on Man containing a succinct view of the system of the fatalists, and a confutation of their opinions with an illustration of the doctrine of free-will, and an inquiry what view Mr. Pope might have in touching upon the Leibnitzian philosophy and fatalism,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

“Acta Eruditorum.” Crusius, Christian professor of eloquence at Wittemberg

“Tusculanarum disputationum, libri quinque,” Davies, John an eminent and learned critic

“Livy,” Drakenborch, Arnold an eminent classical editor

“Ducatiana,” Duchat, Jacob Le a French editor

Died: Duval, Valentine Jamerai a man of extraordinary talents

Born: Edwards, Edward the late teacher of perspective in the royal academy

Died: Eryceira, Francis Xavier De Meneses, Count D' great grandson of the foregoing

“De Tumoribus in Genere,” Fizes, Anthony an eminent physician of Montpellier

Born: Fleurieu, Charles Peter Clarel De zm evninmt French hydrographer

“Correspondence entre deux amis sur la succession de Juliers et de Bergues,” Formey, John Henry Samuel a Prussian writer of various talents

“Sermons sur le mystere de la naissance de Jesus Christ,” Formey, John Henry Samuel a Prussian writer of various talents

Died: Fox, Francis an English clergyman

“Animadversiones in quosdam numos veteres urbium,” Froelich, Erasmus a learned medallist

Died: Frowde, Philip an English poet

Died: Gaupp, John an able divine and mathematician

“Thesaurus Numismatum,” Gesner, John Matthew a profound scholar and acute critic

“Treatise of the Court of Exchequer,” Gilbert, Sir Jeffray knt. lord chief baron of the exchequer

“Observations on Poetry, especially Epic, occasioned by the late poem upon Leonidas,” Glover, Richard an English poet

Died: Greene, Thomas a worthy English prelate

Born: Gudin, De La Brenellerie, Paul Philip a French writer who attained some share of reputation among the encyclopedists

Died: Haller, Albert De one of the most eminent physicians and philosophers of the eighteenth century

Died: Hammond, Anthony, Esq. descended from a family long situated at Somersham-place

Died: Harris, George an English civilian

“Reguin et imperatorum Romanorum numismata, ducis Croyiaci, et Arschotani, &c.” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

“Dionysius Periegetes,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

“A Critical Examination-of the Holy Gospels according to St. Matthew and St. Luke, with regard to the history of the birth and infancy of our Lord Jesus Christ,” Hayes, Charles esq. a very singular person

Died: Helsham, Richard doctor of physic

Born: Hermann, John professor of botany and the materia medica at Strasburgh

Died: Hoogeveen, Henry a very celebrated Dutch philologer

“An Inaugural Speech at Culembourg,” Hoogeveen, Henry a very celebrated Dutch philologer

Died: Kerkherdere, John Gerard a learned professor of the university of Louvain

Born: Klotz, Christian Adolphus an eminent German critic

Died: Labat, John Baptist a celebrated traveller of the order of St

“Modern Theory of Physic,” Langrish, Browne a physician of the last century

“Recueil de divers Merits servant a Pe‘claircissement de l’histoire fie France,” Lebeuf, John a French historian and antiquary

“A^horismi Botanici,” Ludwig, Christian Theophilus a botanical writer

Born: Macpherson, James an author whose fame rests chiefly on his being the editor of Ossian’s poems

Died: Maillet, Benedict De a French theorist of some note

“Anti-Cotton, ou Refutation de la lettre declaratoire du P. Cotton, avec un dissertation,” Marchand, Prospeu an author to whom the curious in literary history are greatly indebted

Died: Michaelis, John Henry a learned orientalist

Died: Mitchell, Joseph was the son of a stone-cutter in North-Britain

Died: Moor, Karel De an excellent portrait-painter

“De Paradise, regnique celestis gloria liber, ad versus Burnetii librum de statu mortuorum,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

“Antiquitates Italicae medii aevi, post declinationem Romani imperii ad ann. 1500,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

Died: Papillon, Philibert a learned canon of la Chapelle-au Riche

“A Review of the Controversy about the meaning of Demoniacs in the New Testament,” Sharpe, Gregory master of the Temple

Born: Shaw, Cuthbert an ingenious poet

“Travels” Shaw, Thomas a celebrated traveller

Died: Sheridan, Thomas the intimate friend of Dean Swift

“De Linguae Etruriic Regalis vernacula Dissertatio,” Swinton, John a very celebrated English antiquary

Born: Thompson, Edward a miscellaneous writer of no great fame

“An abstract of English grammar,” Turner, Daniel a dissenting minister of the baptist persuasion

“Chronologic de l‘historie sainte et des histoires etrangeres depuis la sortie d’Egypte jusqu'a la captivite de Babylone,” Vignoles, Alphonso Des a learned chronologist

“The Divine Legation” Warburton, William an English prelate of great abilities and eminence

“The Nicene and Athanasian creeds, so far as they are expressive of a co-equal and co-eternal Trinity in Unity, and of perfect Godhead and manhood in one only Christ, explained and confirmed, &c. in eight sermons preached at lady Moyer’s Lecture, in the years 1733 and 1734,” Wheatley, Charles the author of an excellent illustration of the Book of Common Prayer

Born: Williams, David a literary and religious projector of some note (17381816)

Died: Yorke, Philip earl of Hardwicke

1739

“Histoire Ecclesiastique de Montpellier,” Aigrefeuille, Charles D' a French antiquary

“Commentatio ad constitutionem criminalem Caroli V.” Alberti, Michael avery eminent German physician

“Stirpium rariorum in imperio Rutheno sponte provenientinm icones et descriptiones,” Amman, John Conrad a Swiss physician

Born: Anderson, James LL. D. an eminent agricultural writer

“Mulierum Graecarum quae oratione prosa usae sunt, fragmenta et elogia, Graec. et Lat.” Anyta the name of a Greek lady

“Thesaurus novus veterum Inscriptionum,” Argellati, Philip an Italian printer

“De iis qui prætii pariicipandi caussa semet venundari patiuntur.” Arnaud, George D' a learned critic (17111740)

Born: Arnold, Samuel an English musician and composer of considerable eminence

“The Examiner examined, &c. (against Calcott) with some observations upon the Hebrew Grammar,” Bate, Julius an English divine of the Hutchinsonian principles

“Metaphysica,” Baumgarten, Alexander Theophilus a philosopher of the German school

“Pa re re intorno al taglio delia macchiadi Viareggio,” Beccaria, James Bartholomew a very eminent physician

“Virgil’s Husbandry, with notes critical and rustic;” Benson, William an English critic

Died: Bernard, Samuel an opulent financier of France

“Le Aritichita di Aquileja profane e sacre,” Bertoli, John Dominick an Italian antiquary of the last century

“De conchis minus notis liber,” Bianchi, John an Italian naturalist

Born: Blum, Joachim Christian a German poet

“Considerations upon the institution of Marriage, with some thoughts concerning the force and obligation of the marriage contract; wherein is considered, how far divorces may or ought to be allowed. By a gentleman. Humbly submitted to the judgment of the impartial,” Booth, Henry earl of Warrington

“Amusement philosophique sur le Langagedes Betes,” Bougeant, William Hyacinth a French historian and miscellaneous writer

“Historical account of a degradation of gold made by an anti-elixir; a strange chemical narrative,” Boyle, Robert the most illustrious philosopher of modern times

“De Conchis minus notis,” Boys, William esq. F. A. and L. S. S. was born at Deal in Kent

“Explication of the flux and reflux of the sea,” Brancas Villeneuve, Andrew Francis abbe d'Aulnay

Died: Brandel, Peter a painter of portrait and history

“A complete vindication of the Licensers of the Stage from the malicious and scandalous aspersions of Mr. Brooke, author of GustavusVasa,” Brooke, Henry an amiable and ingenious writer

“Piscatory Eclogues,” Browne, Moses vicar of Olney in Buckinghamshire

“Dissertatio Epistol. de Vita Hier. Wolfii,” Brucker, John James the learned author of the “History of Philosophy

“La Medicine Raisonnee,” Bruhier, John James D' Ablaincourt a French physician

“Poetarum Scotorum Musae Sacrae,” Buchanan, George a Scottish historian

“The time and quantity of an eclipse of the moon.” Canton, John an ingenious natural philosopher

“A queslion on the cause of the thunder and lightning which happened on the fourth of that month.” Canton, John an ingenious natural philosopher

“A collection of original letters and papers, concerning the affairs of England, from 1641 to 1660,” Carte, Thomas a very learned English historian

Died: Catrou, Francis a learned and industrious writer

Died: Cockburn, Catharine a lady much distinguished by her literary accomplishments

“The Lent of the litigious ecclesiastical Courts,” Concina, Daniel a very celebrated Dominican divine

“De antiquitatibus academicis dissertationes septem,” Conringius, Hermannus one of the eminent publicists of Germany

“Horatii logica,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

“Histoire du Christianisme d‘Ethiope & d’Armenie,” Croze, Mathuiun Veyssiere La a learned French writer

“Nouvelles Lettres de Pierre Bayle,” Desmaiseaux, Peter a fellow of the royal society of London

“The Soutlj Sea Dream,” Ellis, John a miscellaneous writer of some reputation in the last age

Died: Felton, Henry a learned divine

Born: Fenn, Sir John knt. an English antiquary

“Bibliotheca Belgica,” Foppens, John Francis an eminent historian and biographer

“Sermons sur divers textes de Tecriture sainte,” Formey, John Henry Samuel a Prussian writer of various talents

“Libellus de methodo concinnandi formulas medicamentorum,” Gaubius, Jerome David an eminent German physician

“The Preface to M. Colbert’s works,” Gaultier, John Baptist was born about 1685

“Twenty-five plates of all the Egyptian Mummies, and other Egyptian Antiquities in England,” Gordon, Alexander a native of Scotland

“Flora Virginica,” Gronovius, John Frederick a physician and botanist of considerable learning

“La Sainte Bible traduite sur les textes originaux, avec les differences de la Vulgate,” Gros, Nicholas Le a learned French theologian

“Paraphrase on the New Testament,” Guyse, John an eminent dissenting divine

“Historia Placitorum Coronie, or History of the Pleas of the Crown,” Hale, Sir Matthew a most learned lawyer

“Commentarii ad Hermanni Boerhaave Praelectiones Academicas, &c.” Haller, Albert De one of the most eminent physicians and philosophers of the eighteenth century

Born: Harpe, John Francis De La one of the ablest French writers of the last century

“Observations made on ten persons who have taken the Medicament of Mrs. Stephens;” Hartley, David an ingenious physician and phU losopher

Died: Hastings, Lady Elizabeth a lady of high rank and higher virtues

Born: Hewson, William an eminent anatomist

“A Report of divers Cases in Pleas of the Crown, adjudged and determined, in the reign of the late King Charles the Second, with directions for justices of the peace, and others, collected by sir John Key ling, knight, late lord chief justice of his Majesty’s court of King’s-bench, from the original manuscript under his own hand. To which is added, The Report of three modern Cases, viz. Armstrong and Lisle; the King and Plumer; the Queen and Mawgridge.” Holt, Sir John knight

“Travels of Cyrus,” Hooke, Nathaniel celebrated for a “Roman History

“Lettres sur la Religion essentielle a l'homme,” Huber, Mary a voluminous female author

“Essay on Fevers,” Huxham, John was a physician of considerable reputation

Died: Janssens, Honorius Victor another artist

“La Science des Medailles,” Jobert, Louis a pious and learned Jesuit

Born: Kelly, Hugh a dramatic and miscellaneous writer

Born: Laire, Francis Xavier librarian to the cardinal Lomenie

“Theoria lucis,” Lecchi, John Anthony a learned Italian mathe. matician

“De Figuris Grammaticis,” Lesbonax a native of Mitylene

Died: Lillo, George a celebrated dramatic writer

“A practical treatise on painful Distempers, with some effectual methods of curing them,” Lobb, Theophilus a physician of considerable reputation

“A Treatise on Solvents of the Stone, and on curing the Stone and the Gout by Aliments,” Lobb, Theophilus a physician of considerable reputation

Born: Lyons, Israel son of a Polish Jew

Died: Madox, Isaac a famous English prelate

Died: Manfredi, Eustachio a celebrated astronomer and mathematician

“Histoire des Revolutions de Hongrie,” Marchand, Prospeu an author to whom the curious in literary history are greatly indebted

Died: Martenne, Edmund a benedictine of the congregation of St

“Elements of Geometry,” Martin, Benjamin an eminent optician

“The Works of the Learned,” Maynard, Sir John a learned English lawyer

“Ad Bernardum Tanuccium Epistola de dedicatione sub ascia,” Mazochi, Alexius Symmachus an Italian philologer and antiquary

“Messiah, a Divine Essay,” Merrick, James an English divine and poet

Born: Mortimer, John Hamilton an English artist (?–1779)

“The Devil to Pay.” Mottley, John, Esq. a dramatic and miscellaneous writer (16921750)

“Novus Thesaurus veterum Inscriptionum,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

“Go, and be happy.” Nash, Richard, Esq. a very extraordinary personage

Died: Niceron, John Peter one of the most useful French biographers

“Odes and Epistles,” Nugent, Robert-Craggs, Earl a nobleman of poetical celebrity

Died: Orville, James-Philip D' a very learned critic

Born: Pauw, Cornelius De a native of Amsterdam

“The Question of the Precedency of the Peers of Ireland in England,” Perceval, John fifth baronet of the family

“Jus Parliamentarium, or the ancient power, jurisdiction, rights, and liberties of the most high court of Parliament, revived and asserted,” Pettyt, William student of the Middle Temple

“Exercitationes Vitruvianae, seu Commentarius Criticus de Vitruvii architectura,” Poleni, John an Italian marquis

Died: Price, Richard an eminent dissenting minister and political writer

“Solomon’s Recantation,” Quarles, Francis an English poet (?–1644)

“Specimen varia3 Literature, quae in urbe Brixia, ejusque ditione, paulo post incunabula Typographic florebat,” Quirini, Angelo Maria a Venetian cardinal

Born: Robison, John an eminent natural philosopher and mathematician

“Anacreon,” Rolli, Paul Antonio a learned Italian

“” Romaine, William an English divine and writer of great popularity

“Devout Exercises of the heart in Meditation and Soliloquy, Praise, and Prayer;” Rowe, Elizabeth an English lady

“Poems,” Santeul, John Baptist in Latin Santolius

Died: Seward, Anna a poetess and literary lady of considerable celebrity

“A Treatise on the Operations of Surgery, with a Description and Representation of the Instruments; and an Introduction on the Nature and Treatment of Wounds, Abscesses, and Ulcers;” Sharp, Samuel not related

“A collection of several treatises in folio, concerning Scotland as it was of old, and also in later times. By sir Robert Sibbald, M. D.” Sibbald, Sir Robert an eminent physician

“Dissertation on Parties.” Silhouette, Stephen De a French writer

“Longinus on the Sublime,” Smith, William a learned English divine and translator

“A critical essay concerning the words baipuv and Aaw/tAoviov, occasioned by two late inquiries into the meaning of the Demoniacks in the New Testament,” Swinton, John a very celebrated English antiquary

“Edward and Eleonora,” Thomson, James a very eminent poet

Died: Tournemine, Rene Joseph De a learned French Jesuit

“The Dissenters Apology,” Towgood, Micajah a protestant dissenting divine of considerable eminence

“Epictetus,” Upton, James a classical scholar and editor

Died: Vaniere, James a Jesuit

“The Life of Anne Genevieve de Bourbon, duchess de Longueville,” Villefore, Joseph Francis Bourgoin De a French biographer

Born: Vincent, William the late learned dean of Westminster

“The present state of the United Provinces,” Wagenaar, John a Dutch historian

Died: Welchman, Edward a learned English divine

“Letters,” Wentworth, Thomas, Earl Of Strafford an eminent

Born: Windham, Joseph an artist and antiquary of great taste and talents

Died: Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar